INTERCITY BUS ROUTES - HISTORY

GEORGIA

Intercity Bus Map/1976

Color coded map shows intercity bus routes in existence in 1976.

Blue indicates Greyhound, red indicates Trailways. Additional colors indicate significant independent bus companies, and are identified with labels. Black indicates smaller independent companies.

Thin blue or red lines indicate routes which were once part of Greyhound or Trailways, but later transferred to independent bus companies.

Beginning in 1929, intrastate bus service was regulated by the Georgia Public Service Commission.


GREYHOUND BUS COMPANIES

Atlantic Greyhound Lines
Southeastern Greyhound Lines
Teche Greyhound Lines

TRAILWAYS BUS COMPANIES

Atlantic Stages/Atlantic Trailways
Modern Coach Corp./Modern Trailways
Queen City Coach/Queen City Trailways
Service Coach Lines/Service Coach Trailways
Smoky Mountain Stages/Smoky Mountain Trailways
Tennessee Coach Co.

Additional Trailways Companies

INDEPENDENT BUS COMPANIES

Southeastern Motor Lines

Additional Bus Companies

Early Certificates of Convenience and Necessity

Bus companies listed in the 1932 Annual Report of the Georgia Public Service Commission.

Obscure Interurban/Intercity Bus Companies

The most obscure bus companies, not listed in the Russell's Guide but mentioned in the 1952 Mass Transportation's Directory, or sometimes mentioned in the WPA Federal Writers Project/American Guide Series books.


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